Senior Software Engineer in Test/QA Lead

Location: Boston, MA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $100,000.00 - $140,000.00
Date: 12/7/2017
Job ID: 02548792
Job Description
Our start-up client is a rapidly growing scientific research company. This SaaS company bridges software, hardware, and innovation.  They are looking for a season Senior Software Engineer in Test to join the team and become our QA Lead. He or she is someone who love to build (and test the built things of course!), who shares our interest in facilitating scientific advancement, and who wants to be an early and significant contributor to such an ambitious and impactful venture.
 

Basic Requirements:
5+ years of software engineering development and testing experience
Proven track record of designing and developing test strategies and automated tests to exercise and validate large, multi-threaded, scalable, service-oriented web services
Proficient with modern web technologies/frameworks (think Node.JS/Ruby/Python and Angular/React)
Successful track record of delivering quality results in complex cross-functional projects
Solid understanding of the software development process and the tasks involved
Familiarity with the concepts around instrumenting systems and collaborating with operations teams to create highly available systems
Have some DevOps experience in deployment, security, and AWS.
Fast and efficient learner and worker
Have an entrepreneurial spirit and bring ideas to the table
Strong communication skills
 

Nice to Have:
Prior work in a compliant environment (PCI, HIPAA, GxP, etc.)
Mobile testing experience
Prior experience in a scientific/laboratory setting
Docker/Container expertise
Informatics experience
Mentorship and/or team experience.